LexisNexis® Community Crime Mapping
The City of Garfield Heights Police Department is now using LexisNexis® Community Crime Map to provide you with direct access to crime stats within the city. Click on the link below to view Garfield Heights Crime stats.
Public Right Turns on Red Restricted from Interstate 480 / Granger Road Exit Ramp
Right turns on red are now restricted from the Interstate 480 exit ramp onto Granger Road in Garfield Heights from 6 am to 7 pm.
The regulation was established by previous Mayor Vic Collova who also served as the city’s safety director.
Accident Reports & Call Summaries
Browse our publicly available Police accident reports and call summaries.
All businesses in the Garfield Heights area are requested to provide and keep updated emergency contact information with the Police Department.
Child Restraint Law
The Ohio Revised Code states that children under 4 years of age or less than 40 pounds must ride in a child restraint safety system.
Copies of Reports
Police records and traffic accident reports can be obtained at the records window located in the main lobby of the Garfield Heights Police Department.
Daytime / Evening Curfew
Local Ordinance details a curfew for minors.
Ohio law requires every dog owner to renew their dog’s license between December 1 and January 31 of each year.
Drug Drop Box
Unused and expired prescription drugs can be disposed of safely at the Garfield Heights Police Station.
Garfield Heights Police Department does not handle fingerprinting for civilians.
An incident report can be requested via our online form.
The Garfield Heights City Jail has been classified as a 12-day facility, meaning we can house prisoners for up to 12 days before we would need to transfer prisoners to another facility.
The K-9 Team works regular uniform patrol and responds to a variety of calls such as burglaries, building searches, article searches, suspect tracking, area/building searches for suspects/narcotics as well as officer-safety assists.
Learn about the specifics of our noise control policy in the community.
Learn about parking regulations in the community.
Personnel Complaint or Commendation
Send us reports of complaints where you think we handled a situation incorrectly, or commendations where you think we did well.
Residents are not allowed to place their rubbish on the curb prior to 6 pm the night before pick-up.
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Did your car get towed? The City of Garfield Heights currently uses Interstate Towing.